American “Harry Potter” publisher Arthur A. Levine announces his departure from Scholastic as he prepares to launch his own independent publishing house.
- Wed, May 29
- Ginny is taken into the Chamber of Secrets
- Harry defeats Tom Riddle and destroys diary
- Lockhart erases own memory with Ron's wand
- Thu, May 30
- Victoria Velasco's birthday
- Dobby is FREE!
- Fri, May 31
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban movie (UK)
- Colin Farrell's birthday
- Harry dreams in Divination and looks in the Pensieve
- Michele Berg's birthday
- Sun, Jun 2
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets book (US)
- “The Elder Wand cannot serve me properly, Severus, because I am not its true master. The Elder Wand belongs to the wizard who killed its last owner. You killed Albus Dumbledore. While you live, Severus, the Elder Wand cannot be truly mine.”
- May 28, 2008 – It is revealed that J.K. Rowling wrote a short Harry Potter prequel for an upcoming Waterstones charity auction. The story involves James Potter and Sirius Black three years before Harry Potter’s birth.
Did You Know
- The most Ordinary Wizarding Levels a witch or wizard can receive is 12.